Since 2013


Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

Press Releases

Jun 30, 2021 Press Release
Marks one of the most important actions the US has taken to combat the climate crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, President Joe Biden signed into law a bipartisan resolution of disapproval under the Congressional Review Act to reduce dangerous methane pollution. The resolution introduced by Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52), Rep.

Jun 25, 2021 Press Release
Resolution will restore robust methane standards to combat climate crisis, enhance U.S. economic competitiveness

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the House of Representatives passed a Resolution of Disapproval under the Congressional Review Act that provides significant wins for climate and U.S. industry. The resolution, introduced by Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52), Rep. Diana DeGette (CO-01) and Rep.

Jun 10, 2021 Press Release
Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure approves $31.4 million for priority projects championed by Peters

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Early this morning, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure passed the INVEST in America Act, a surface transportation bill that authorizes funding for transit projects across the country. The bill includes funding for three local transit projects Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) personally requested:

May 19, 2021 Press Release
Supports the international call for an immediate cease fire to end bloodshed

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement on the ongoing violence between Israel and Palestine:

“I am extremely saddened by the number of lives lost in the region over the past several days.”

May 19, 2021 Press Release
Peters also asked if American Jobs Plan would meet urgent climate goals at House hearing today

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This morning, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) questioned the newly-appointed Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm during a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing about the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) clean energy goals as outlined in President Biden’s American Jobs Plan. During his remarks, Rep.

May 18, 2021 Press Release
Bicameral legislation streamlines process to review reported hate crimes against AAPI communities

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) issued the following statement after the House passage of the bipartisan, bicameral COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act:

May 18, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) supported the House passage of ten bipartisan bills to help American veterans and enhance the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). As the representative of a district with one of the largest veteran populations in the country, Rep.

May 12, 2021 Press Release
The STANDUP Act equips students and schools with evidence-based suicide prevention and awareness training